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The master page is a feature that enables you to define common structure and interface markup elements for your Web site, including headers, footers, style definitions, or navigation bars. The master page can be shared by any of the pages in your Web site, called the Content Page, and removes need ...

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I need help generating an html file from a master page created in the designer

I created a new master page by copying the current oslo.master in the sharepoint designer to add breadcrumbs to the oslo layout (following this link, but i noticed that it did not generate an html ...
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Removing top links from Sharepoint online team site

The whole day yesterday I have been trying to follow the instructions from MSDN to hide the top links in a SharePoint team site (SharePoint Online in Office 365). However, I can not get it to work. ...
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applying master page on layout pages

I am applying my custom master page on application layout pages which I am deploying using Visual Studio. My issue is I have to copy my custom master page in the same directory where my layout pages ...
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String placeholders {0} in masterpage URL's

I'm working with the bootstrap for sharepoint project which includes some masterpages and page layouts to help make SP responsive. While in the masterpage, on the left nav (quick launch) bar, I see ...
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Why don't people pickers work when you set a master page to work with HTML5 and CSS3

I'm working on a web part for which I've customised the master page to work with both HTML5 and CSS3. The problem in doing this is people pickers now no longer work as they have to be set to master ...
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Master page nightmares

I cannot find any solution to the problem I am having so far. I hope someone can help me. I have a site collection with a custom master page. When I edit it (change the default css file used) I am ...
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New features to master page in 2013

what are the most important changes in master pages in SharePoint 2013 than SP2010? Here changes means new feature addition?
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Why isn't my Master Page visible in Designer when I deploy it from Visual Studio 2012?

In a VS 2012 project I created "TestMasterPage.master" (a duplicate of v4.master) and added it to a module named "Module_MasterPage" below are contents of elements.xml <?xml version="1.0" ...
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AspMenu Has Different Behavior On Publishing & Non-Publishing Pages

Why would a <SharePoint:AspMenu> control behave one way on publishing pages & another way on non-publishing pages? I have a custom master page on a publishing site. I would like to remove ...
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Icon Site actions in custom master page Sharepoint 2013

I want to add a Site Actions icon to my custom master page in SharePoint 2013 In my HTML code : I put the tag ( class="ms-siteactions-root" id="siteactiontd" ) (iIfound it with firebug, I already ...
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broken Page Layout url issues SP2007

Mind numbing issue with our sharepoint site and im confused as heck trying to figure out whats happening. Recently some of our sites started giving a 404 so i looked into it and it seems that the page ...
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Code behind in masterpages?

I have a couple of page layouts and my MasterPage. My portal has 4 main areas and the way items in the header appear depend on which area the user is (imagine like tabs). This is not the only ...
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Why doesnt any change to the masterpage effect the default landing page of publishing portal?

We are using seattle.master. After creating a publishing portal site colelction, we modified the masterpage and added text 'test' right after starting body tag. However, it wont appear in the default ...
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Edit page SharePoint designer 2013

I need to edit a page in SharePoint Designer 2013. When I open the page in edit mode, I can see the web parts but I can not edit them. How can I do it? (I need to add a CSS link in the Content ...
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SharePoint 365 public site masterpage & stylesheet not showing

I have just made a SharePoint 365 public site live, but when I view the site the masterpage & style library aren't being pulled through. Here's the link to the site: ...
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adding css link to masterpage

I have a css script that I want to add to my masterpage, I was wondering how I would do this. I have tried <SharePoint:CssLink Name="site" runat="server" /> and <SharePoint:CssRegistration ...
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adding on load in body in masterpage

simple question, I am editing a masterpage and have inserted a js file that has a function that needs to be invoked with body onload. How would I be able to do this in the masterpage?
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Create and use Master Pages in Visual Studio 2013 for SharePoint 2010

Is it possible to easily create a Master Page and reference it in an Application Page in a brand new (Empty) SharePoint 2010 solution using Visual Studio. Something like this but for SharePoint 2010. ...
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How to hide a masterpage div when displayed in a SharePoint dialog window

I have a sharepoint 2013 portal. I have customized the masterpage by adding a div with a background image. How can I fix this? I only would like to show this header image in the header of the ...
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Issues with SharePoint Security Trimmer control

I notice that using the security trimming control (say for RibbonBox) only hides the content, I want something like display:none, can we achieve this?: CASE 1: ...
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The resource cannot be found - User Control in a MasterPage

I wanted to add a user control to a MasterPage. I added the control to a VS Solution and deployed it. Then I opened the MasterPage via SharePoint Designer and added the following code: <%@ ...
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What is the way to use security trimming in masterpage deployed via VS in 2013?

This article mentions how we can modify the masterpage html file in SP2013. However, we are deploying a '.master' file and setting the masterpage via VS package. What is the way that we can perform ...
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CSS file not working on my masterpage

I am using SharePoint 2013 365 and made a .css file to disable wrapping for the drop down menus and higlight with colors when I hover over them. I pointed SharePoint to my .css and when I am in ...
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2013 - Can't edit the subsites Master Pages

Situation : On my SharePoint root site, I can modify without any problem my master pages. But from this root site, I've created few subsites. I would like to edit master pages from theses subsites in ...
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Is there a way to hardcode the masterpage to change/remove the top left 'Sharepoint' text?

We can do it in few lines of powershell: $webApp = Get-SPWebApplication http://tozit-sp:2015 $webApp.SuiteBarBrandingElementHtml = "Awesome Text Goes Here" $webApp.Update() I want to know if there ...
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Is there a way to hardcode the site logo image path in the masterpage?

We are have a webapplication and have deployed a feature stapler that assigns the master page to each newly created site (reference). I want to know a way in which we can hardcode the image path into ...
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Make masterpage as generic for all site collection and sites in SP2013

We have created a masterpage by editing the seattle.master. It is applied to the present site. We want to apply this master page for all sites present in the web application. Also, whenever we ...
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How to use a blank master page?

We have created a blank master page in SP2013 designer and set it as custom and deafult masterpage. Now, if we open any of the site page then we get the error:technical error.
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How to deploy masterpage to entire site collection?

we have masterpage on sp2013. When we set masterpage to default then at what scope does it get applied? a. site? b. site collection? c. web application? How can we apply the same masterpage ...
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Is it good practice to change masterpage at runtime?

We have 100 users logging into and using the site simultaneously. We are planning to change look based on loggedin user's profile property value (true/false). Either set master1 or master2 as ...
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Reuse (DataFormWebPart) webpart in old sp 2010 masterpage into new sp2013 masterpage, how?

I have a sharepoint 2013 portal. This site is migrated from sp2010 to sp2013 by a backup of the content db. This backup is restored in a sp2013 environment. No I try to rebuild the existing sp2010 ...
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masterpage after migration from sp2010 to sp2013, topbar has strange backgroundcolor!

My colleage has migrated sp2010 to sp2013. He backuped the content db and restored it on another farm in sp 2013. Now the sharepoint portal is running, but the topbar is showing some ugly background ...
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How to create an VS application page that does not inherit the master page?

We are creating an application page and do not want it to inherit the masterpage. Is this possible?
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How to implement Infinite scrolling to SharePoint 2010

For example: The search page in SharePoint takes me a long period of time for loading results (what if I got more than 1 million results) so I need to display only 20-30 results first and then for ...
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Issue with using colors on oslo.master masterpage

Designer --> Master Pages --> create an empty master page (copy of oslo.master) Try this: <div class="ms-belltown-anonShow" style="background-color:red"> You will see that this is not ...
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What is purpose of specifying masterpage when creating composed look in SP2013?

I created composed look with: Modified oslo.master (removed top links) New .spcolor file created using SharePoint color palette tool No image No font file Then I applied this composed look. The ...
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Change site looks based on loggedin users profile property

Which is best practice to achieve change in look (color of top bar) based on a custom user profile property? Property has value yes/no/null. Using pre init event to change masterpage dynamically? I ...
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How to access div id (with runat=“server”) on MasterPage via User Control?

We have masterpage with DIV id="new-div". We have deployed a user control on this masterpage. I would like to know how can we access the new-div via the user control? We need to add some css based on ...
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What should be scope of masterpage feature?

Here is my code on feature activated:- SPWeb topLevelSite = properties.Feature.Parent as SPWeb; if (topLevelSite != null) { // Calculate relative path to site from Web ...
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Styling a 2010 publishing site using a feature - Not enough information to determine a list for module

I've got a site collection which currently only has one web site (the root web). The styling comes in a Site level feature with a few modules to deploy the master page, the CSS, and other resources, ...
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Do we need to write feature event receiver for master page if we are using composed looks?

Generally when deploying the masterpage via VS 2012, we create module, then copy/paste the existing 'seattle.master' and edit where necessary, update the elements.xml file to URL ...
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Why do we need to activate/deactivate the feature in case of module project when deploying file?

What is the pupose of the feature when deploying masterpage via VS 2012 module project? I tested and noticed that deactivating this feature does not remove the masterpage from the ...
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How do I mark the link in the navigation I visit? SharePoint 2010

I have created a new navigation to a flat site collection on SharePoint 2010. But the navigation looks like this: I want to move the marker from "Home" to the page I visit. But I have no clue on ...
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Selected Menu Item - Oslo MasterPage

I'm using SharePoint 2013, with the Oslo masterpage, and I've disabled the default navigations and create my own menu in the master page. The issue is that the menu doesn't show what page you are on. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Web Templates Masterpage not found

I created a new web template for SharePoint 2013 (as Farm solution, because it has to be selected when creating a new site collection). The site collection creates succesfully. But when I navigate to ...
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Hide and disallow access to ribbon except for users in SP Administrators Group

I have a SharePoint 2010 site using a custom themed master page. It does not show the standard SharePoint ribbon. However, users are able to append showRibbon=true to their URL to see the ribbon. I ...
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Change Minimal master page Links and Options

In SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence site I give access to some users as Visitor and I want them to not see some options and links like NewFeed, SkyDrive, Follow , Settings etc. How can I hide ...
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Placing the search box in the header

I am working with a company that has supplied the branding I am using to create my master page. I have successfully imported and converted this with most of my content appearing in the <div ...
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SharePoint 2013 masterpage + bootstrap compatibility with Internet Explorer 8

I’m currently developing a SharePoint portal that will mostly be used by clients with Intern Explorer 8 with responsive design requirement. As a result compatibility with IE 8 is pretty important. I ...
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Oslo Masterpage - How to decrease the height of ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow?

I want to decrease the height of one of the elements. It's the header. I identified it using IE, as ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow. I tried setting the height in the css, but nothing ...